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Object reference Size Shape Visual Scale Telescope used
NGC 5907 large slither
2
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 6503 medium oval
2
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 5866 medium oval
2
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 4125 medium circular
2
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3147 small circular
2
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 5908 small oval
2
Darkstar 20 inch
NGC 5879 small oval
1
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 6223 small circular
1
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 4589 small circular
1
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 5678 small oval
1
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 5982 very small circular
1
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 6340 very small circular
1
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 4521 very small slither
1
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 4128 very small oval
1
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 6434 very small oval
1
Meade 16 inch
NGC 4250 very small circular
1
Meade 16 inch
NGC 4750 very small circular
1
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 4332 very small circular
1
Meade 16 inch
NGC 4291 very small circular
1
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6478 very small thin oval
1
Meade 16 inch
NGC 4648 very small oval
1
Meade 16 inch
NGC 4108 very small circular
1
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6127 very small circular
1
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 6307 very small circular
1
Meade 16 inch
NGC 4391 very small circular
1
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6140 medium circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6015 medium oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 5985 medium oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 5965 small slither
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 5987 small thin oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 4256 small slither
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3735 small slither
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 6689 small thin oval
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 5905 small oval
<0.5
Darkstar 20 inch
NGC 6643 small oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 5963 small circular
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 4441 small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 3403 very small oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 5894 very small slither
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 4319 very small circular
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 5981 very small slither
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 4386 very small oval
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6654 very small circular
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 6412 very small circular
<0.5
Darkstar 14 inch
NGC 6395 very small thin oval
<0.5
Darkstar 14 inch
NGC 6411 very small circular
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 5949 very small oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 6361 very small thin oval
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 4221 very small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6189 very small oval
<0.5
Darkstar 20 inch
NGC 6310 very small slither
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 3329 very small oval
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 6796 very small slither
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 4133 very small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 2977 very small oval
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 3562 very small circular
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 3682 very small oval
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6651 very small oval
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6515 very small oval
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6521 very small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6691 very small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6869 very small circular
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 6338 very small oval
<0.5
Darkstar 14 inch
NGC 6701 very small circular
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 6079 very small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
UGC 11298 very small oval
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6757 very small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6370 very small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 4108A very small oval
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6359 very small circular
<0.5
Skywatcher 10 inch
NGC 6711 very small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6385 very small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 3343 very small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6750 very small oval
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6306 very small thin oval
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6454 very small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6247 very small thin oval
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 5989 very small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 3890 very small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6622 very small oval
<0.5
Darkstar 14 inch
NGC 6345 very small slither
<0.5
Darkstar 14 inch
NGC 6346 very small circular
<0.5
Darkstar 14 inch
NGC 4121 very small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch
NGC 6214 very small circular
<0.5
Meade 16 inch

This table is sorted by visual scale and then size.

Galaxy groupings

NGC 5982 / NGC 5985 / NGC 5981- 1/0.5/TBA - Triple grouping although third galaxy is tough to pick out

Other notes

Best placed early Spring to mid Autumn.

Draco has galactic co-ordinates of approximately 90, 30.

So when you look at this constellation you are looking above the galactic plane above the Orion arm of our spiral galaxy.

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